When Your Child Learns Differently: A Family Approach for Navigating Special Education Services With Love and High Expectations
Advocating for a child who learns differently can sometimes feel like an isolating and daunting task. This book reminds families that they are not alone. When Your Child Learns Differently is a compassionate guide that:

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When Your Child Learns Differently: A Family Approach for Navigating Special Education Services With Love and High Expectations
Advocating for a child who learns differently can sometimes feel like an isolating and daunting task. This book reminds families that they are not alone. When Your Child Learns Differently is a compassionate guide that:

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When Your Child Learns Differently: A Family Approach for Navigating Special Education Services With Love and High Expectations

When Your Child Learns Differently: A Family Approach for Navigating Special Education Services With Love and High Expectations

by Kathryn Fishman-Weaver
When Your Child Learns Differently: A Family Approach for Navigating Special Education Services With Love and High Expectations

When Your Child Learns Differently: A Family Approach for Navigating Special Education Services With Love and High Expectations

by Kathryn Fishman-Weaver

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Overview

Advocating for a child who learns differently can sometimes feel like an isolating and daunting task. This book reminds families that they are not alone. When Your Child Learns Differently is a compassionate guide that:


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781618219091
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 11/01/2019
Pages: 186
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Kathryn Fishman-Weaver, Ph.D., serves as the Director of Academic Affairs for Mizzou K-12. As the principal of the global middle and high school programs, she works with students and teachers around the world. Prior to the principalship, Dr. Fishman-Weaver taught in public schools in Oakland, CA, and Columbia, MO. She has taught special education, gifted education, English language arts, and teacher preparation. Dr. Fishman-Weaver writes and presents frequently on student support, teacher leadership, and gender and education. She loves the written word, a good nap, and impromptu family dance parties in her kitchen. You can follow her work on educational leadership at http://wholeheartedschoolleadership.com.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

About the Cover Image xi

Introduction 1

Part I Navigating Services With Hope and Knowledge 7

Chapter 1 Caring for Kids Who Learn Differently 9

Chapter 2 Understanding Special Education Policy 25

Chapter 3 IEP Overview 43

Part II Advocating With Love 71

Chapter 4 Family Advocacy 73

Chapter 5 Raised on Love 93

Part III Operationalizing High Expectations 111

Chapter 6 High Expectations in Reading and Math 113

Chapter 7 Exceptional Children, Different Learners 131

Part IV Giving Yourself Grace 149

Chapter 8 The (Extra)ordinary Adventure of Raising Different Learners 151

References 165

About the Author 171

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